The Kansas-based Westboro Baptist Church filed an amicus brief last week in one of the Supreme Court's upcoming gay marriage cases, urging the court to "protect" the nation from the "destructive effects of same-sex marriage." The 30-page brief, filed by.
NOTE: I coauthored an amicus brief supporting the property owners, on behalf of nine state governments led by the state of Nevada. As with other posts about Murr, what I write here represents solely my own views, not those of the nine state governments.
The American Foundation for Equal Rights has provided us with a list of the expect briefs due today from various groups opposing Proposition 8 before the Supreme Court. Todiay is the filing deadline. Still no word on whether one will be coming from.
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We filed an amicus brief with the Iowa Supreme Court, arguing that the government should not be allowed to take your property just because someone else says that they can make it more economically productive. That is exactly what happened to the Iowa.
The Petition for Certiorari and Litter's Amicus Brief on behalf of the National Retail Federation argue that PAGA claims are nothing more than manufactured public policy exceptions to the Federal Arbitration Act. The Kindred decision reiterates the.
to use, protect and enforce a keystone as a trademark, along with some of the issues that may arise based on the nature of the content of the keystone, namely, whether the content (1) is entirely created from the your own intellectual property , (2.
NOTE: The Balaker film is being produced in cooperation with the Institute for Justice, the libertarian public interest law firm that represented the property owners in Kelo , for which I have written a number of pro bono amicus briefs . I have not had.
The oral arguments pitted PLF general counsel John Groen against lawyers for St. Croix County, the state of Wisconsin and the U.S. Solicitor General's office, which filed an amicus brief in support of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals decision against the.
The current battles over California Prop 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act provides me ... The City Attorney's site helpfully categorizes the amicus briefs by their focus. There are briefs focusing on equal protection, on due process, on, yes, "responsible.
This is one of the very few books that takes a strong stance on a controversial Supreme Court case that is endorsed by lawyers representing both sides in the Supreme Court: Dana Berliner and Scott Bullock for the property owners, and Wesley Horton for.
Well, this week, 10 labor unions, the National Employment Law Project, and the National Employment Lawyers Association all joined together in filing an amicus brief with the Court. It is no surprise that these groups oppose these agreements and argue.
Yesterday the Department of Justice filed an amicus brief taking the opposite position in a matter pending in an appeals court in New York. The case involves a sky diving instructor who was fired by his employer after disclosing to a customer that he.